Members of the Kurdish community hold a rally outside the Turkish embassy to protest against the Turkish air force attacks on the PKK military campaigns. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA 1:21

Nato gave Turkey its full political support in fighting militants in Syria and Iraq at an emergency meeting on Tuesday but several nations urged Ankar(...)

Protesters carry the coffin of Gunay Ozarslan, killed by Turkish police at an anti-terror operation, in Istanbul,  yesterday. Photograph: Sedat Suna/EPA

Today’s emergency meeting of Nato ambassadors in Brussels has focused minds on the increasingly complex geopolitical situation unfolding on the border(...)

Left-wing rotesters with their face hidden, wait in front of a barricade during clashes with Turkish riot police in Istanbul’s Gazi district. Photograph: Ozan Koseozan Kose/AFP/Getty Images 1:08

Kurdish fighters in northern Syria accused the Turkish army of shelling their positions on Monday, highlighting the precarious path Ankara is treading(...)

Protesters clashed with Turkish riot police in Istanbul after the death of an activist during raids against militants by government forces. Attacks on police officers, soldiers and installations have also occurred in the country’s predominantly Kurdish southeast. Photograph: EPA

Nato is to hold an emergency meeting at the request of Turkey on Monday as efforts to end the country’s decades-long war with the Kurds appeared to be(...)

A Turkish soldier check cars at a check point in Diyarbakir on July 26th, 2015 following the death of two Turkish soldiers. Photograph: Inilyas Akengin/AFP/Getty Images

Kurdish militants killed two Turkish soldiers in a roadside bombing on Sunday, the military said, apparently retaliating for Ankara’s crackdown on th(...)

Turkey’s prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu chairing a security meeting in Ankara. Photograph: Hakan Goktepe/AFP/Getty Images

Turkey will take “all necessary measures” to protect public order and national security following attacks by Islamic State and Kurdish militants, the (...)

Armed left-wing militants escort the coffins of  Suruc bomb victims as they arrive at the Gazi Cemevi an Alevi district of Gazi in Istanbul. Photograph: AFP Photo/Yasin Akgul

Kurdish militants claimed responsibility for the assassination on Wednesday of two Turkish police officers in what they said was retaliation for a sus(...)

The mother of a victim cries for her son on his coffin during a funeral ceremony in Gaziantep on Tuesday, following a suicide bomb attack the day before which killed at least 32 in the southern Turkish town of Suruc. Photograph: Bulent Kilic/AFP Getty Images 0:55

Turkish prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu has rejected accusations that the country had in the past tacitly supported Islamic State (IS) militants ope(...)

A couple, affected by tear gas used by riot police to disperse demonstrators,  in Istanbul, yesterday. Photograph: Huseyin Aldemir

A suspected Islamic State suicide bomber killed at least 30 people, mostly young students, in an attack on a Turkish town near the Syrian border yeste(...)

Bodyguards use umbrella to protect Serbia’s prime minister Aleksandar Vucic during unrest at a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre in Potocari, near Srebenica. Photograph: Antonio Bronic/Reuters

A mass burial marking the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre was marred on Saturday when a crowd of mourners chased Serbia’s prime minister f(...)